Key questions as Wimbledon faces postponement or cancellation

2020-03-26 21:20

AFP Sport looks at the key questions facing the organisers of Wimbledon as they discuss the possible postponement or even cancellation of the event.

Wimbledon still planning for play despite virus mayhem

2020-03-17 21:30

Wimbledon organisers are still planning to play the Grand Slam this year, despite the coronavirus chaos that led the French Open to be pushed back until September.

Coronavirus | No plans to postpone or cancel Wimbledon

2020-03-10 13:37

Wimbledon organisers say the grass-court tournament will go ahead as planned this year despite the threat of the coronavirus outbreak.

Tomic criticised after Wimbledon appeal is rejected

2019-07-21 12:51

Bernard Tomic's appeal to have his fine for not playing to "required professional standards" at Wimbledon overturned was rejected.

Becker hopes people start waking up to Djokovic's greatness

2019-07-16 14:56

The Wimbledon crowd didn't give Novak Djokovic the love he deserved after his win over Roger Federer, but Boris Becker hopes that will change next year.

Wimbledon champion Djokovic consolidates top ranking

2019-07-15 13:19

Novak Djokovic's successful defence of his Wimbledon crown ensured that the Serb remained at world No 1 in the latest ATP Tour rankings.

Was Sunday the greatest sporting day ... EVER?

2019-07-15 11:30

No other way to describe Sunday, July 14, 2019 than simply the greatest day of sporting action in history!

'When they chant Roger, I hear Novak' - Djokovic

2019-07-15 08:29

Novak Djokovic admitted his epic, record-breaking Wimbledon final triumph over Roger Federer on Sunday was the "toughest mentally" he had ever endured.

Novak Djokovic: King of the court but not of people's hearts?

2019-07-14 23:12

From growing up with NATO bombs raining down on Serbia to securing his place among the Grand Slam greats, Novak Djokovic never fails to both divide and unite.

Hsieh, Strycova win women's doubles at Wimbledon

2019-07-14 22:23

Czech Barbora Strycova gained consolation for her loss in the singles semi-finals, partnering Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei to land the women's doubles title at Wimbledon.


Wimbledon to hold 'emergency meeting' with postponement or cancellation on cards

2020-03-25 20:56

Wimbledon could be postponed after All England Club chiefs called an "emergency meeting" for next week to discuss whether to go ahead.

Wimbledon admits cancellation a possibility as a result of coronavirus

2020-03-16 18:32

A Wimbledon spokesperson says they are 'monitoring' the situation regarding the coronavirus and admits cancelling the tournament in 2020 is a possibility.

Rankings unchanged for top women post-Wimbledon

2019-07-22 12:44

The women's world rankings are unchanged at the top with Ashleigh Barty of Australia at No 1 after leading players took the week off post-Wimbledon.

Kerber drops coach after Wimbledon shocker

2019-07-19 20:38

Angelique Kerber has split with her coach Rainer Schuttler two weeks after her shock early exit at Wimbledon.

Federer admits he needs time off after Wimbledon loss

2019-07-15 13:25

Roger Federer admits he needs as much time as he can get in order to pick himself up for the US Open after the Wimbledon heartbreak.

Barty stays at No 1 in spite of Wimbledon upset

2019-07-15 13:08

Ashleigh Barty has hung on to top place in the WTA Tour rankings despite crashing out of Wimbledon in the last 16.

What they said: 10 best quotes from Wimbledon

2019-07-15 10:00

A look at the 10 best quotes from this year's Wimbledon which drew to a close on Sunday.

Federer rues 'missed opportunity' to win Wimbledon title

2019-07-15 06:43

Roger Federer said he could not believe he had let slip two match points which would have sealed his ninth Wimbledon title after losing to Novak Djokovic.

Djokovic v Federer - 13 facts and figures

2019-07-14 22:23

Thirteen facts and figures on the 2019 Wimbledon men's final between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer.

Djokovic reflects on 'unreal' Wimbledon final victory

2019-07-14 21:19

Novak Djokovic said it was "unreal" to be holding the Wimbledon trophy for a fifth time having saved two match points against Roger Federer in Sunday's final.

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